An update on Haiti as protests continue across the island nation for US backed President Michel Martelly to step down. What is going on? Our guest is journalist and filmmaker Kevin Pina.
And the controversial film “Selma” now in theaters is discussed on Sojourner Goes to the Movies with S Pearl Sharp. She speaks with Orland Bishop, human rights advocate, former research fellow with the Center for the Study of Violence and Social Change at Charles R. Drew Univ. of Medicine and Science in L.A., and founder and director of Shade Tree Multicultural Foundation, which works with at risk youth.
The funeral of Mario Cuomo, the liberal former governor of New York State was held yesterday. Who was Mario Cuomo and what was his impact on politics and policy in New York State and on the national front. Why was he controversial? We speak with some who worked for and with Cuomo.